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Book and Notes Organization

It may seem strange to some, but I LOVE taking notes. I didn’t like it at all in my first years of ilm, when my hands would throb in pain and I could never keep up. 296 more words



Zaynab Academy..A whole new chapter in my life, I undertook this August 2014. Founded by the respected Mufti Kamaluddin(db) and his beautiful wife, Apa S. Ahmed under the guidance of their honorable teacher, Sheikh Zulfiqar Ahmed Naqshbandi, ZAO is a 5 year online aalimah program for women dedicated to classical Islamic learning and spirituality. 501 more words


Tharsis They - Formless/Shapeless (Review)

Tharsis They are from the US and this is their latest EP. They play Hardcore.

I’ve enjoyed this band’s previous work and this short EP is no different. 213 more words


More adorable photos from Japan's fox village

Earlier this year we introduced our readers to Japan’s fox village, an open-range zoo home to dozens of adorable foxes so tame that they’ll walk right up to you to say hi. 197 more words


Favourites: November 2014

November is almost at an end, so I have decided to do a roundup of a few of my favourite things (insert Julie Andrews singing here…) as is customary at the close of a month. 982 more words

Natural Beauty

Mt. Zao part 3 – A final visit

Mt. Byobu, Miyagi Prefecture’s highest peak, lies in the southern half of the Zao mountain range. Although I’d been to the Zao range twice previously, it was time to give Minami Zao some attention. 2,045 more words


Tox-Free to The MAX: Nail Polish Battle: Zao | Tromborg | Korres

It’s the season of gloves! Isn’t wearing nail polish in winter like wearing sexy secret jewellery? And as usual, I’m making sure that my picks are tox-free to the max. 1,043 more words